Hands-On Ethical Hacking and Network Defense (MindTap Course List) 4th Edition [eBook] [FCO]
Wilson/Simpson/Antill’s HANDS-ON ETHICAL HACKING AND NETWORK DEFENSE, 4th edition, equips you with the knowledge and skills to protect networks using the tools and techniques of an ethical hacker. The authors explore the concept of ethical hacking and its practitioners — explaining their importance in protecting corporate and government data — and then deliver an in-depth guide to performing security testing. Thoroughly updated, the text covers new security resources, emerging vulnerabilities and innovative methods to protect networks, mobile security considerations, computer crime laws and penalties for illegal computer hacking. A final project brings concepts together in a penetration testing exercise and report, while virtual machine labs, auto-graded quizzes and interactive activities in the online learning platform help further prepare you for your role as a network security professional.
About the Author
Robert S. Wilson is the cybersecurity curriculum coordinator and a cybersecurity instructor for Willis College (Canada’s oldest career college). Rob created Willis College’s Software Development and Cybersecurity Analyst (CSA) programs. Willis College’s CSA program is currently being used by the Canadian Military to train cyber operator recruits. Rob has a computer science degree from the University of Waterloo, holds numerous certifications from CompTIA, Microsoft and Cisco, and has over 40 years of experience in the computing field. Rob has expertise in many areas including real time programming and embedded systems development (he worked for a company that has software on Mars), database development and administration, network and domain administration, penetration testing and cybersecurity.
Author: Robert S. Wilson
Publisher: Cengage Learning; 4th edition (March 22, 2022)
Paperback: 448 pages
Format: True PDF